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Refuge Notebook: The Kenai Crusader - Tales of a Kenai refuge intern

...dinner with a family of orcas in Resurrection Bay. A delegation was even sent to take him on a backpacking trip to Ptarmigan Creek trail for his birthday. Oh, how he adored nature, and how he loved to share that passion with the people of the...
Tight Lines: The quiet alternative

...the area's smaller streams. Targeting trout and dollies on streams closed to salmon fishing for instance, like Ptarmigan Creek, near Seward, can be a great alternative. Even the likes of the Russian River turns peaceful between and after salmon...
Repair work to shut down two Seward area bridges: Access denied

...Seward, cancel your trip -- or stay for the whole weekend. Beginning at 10 p.m. Friday, the Falls Creek and Ptarmigan Creek bridges will be closed to all vehicle traffic while the Department of Transportation and Public Facilities installs...
On the roads again: Peninsula prepares for construction season

...The work continued until April 30. The Seward Highway also has a major project under way. Road construction from Ptarmigan Creek, Milepost 23, to Trail River Road features flagging operations, heavy equipment and workers on the roadway. The...
Fishing Facts (FAQ)

...Creek Park Additional Areas: - Crooked Creek Campground - Anchor River - Deep Creek - Quartz Creek - Ninilchik - Ptarmigan Creek 8. What is the best time of year to go sportfishing? The best sport fishing is available May through September...
Dog sniffs out fish and game violators

...2-year-old retriever proved his worth recently when his nose led him to a stashed catch of rainbow trout along Ptarmigan Creek. Rainbows from that stream are only to be caught and released. Bryden suspected the uninformed fishermen's activities...
Prescribed burn becomes wildfire

...perimeter, was reported to the Forest Service. Thirty people were evacuated from the Trail River Campground to the Ptarmigan Creek Campground at 1 a.m. Tuesday. The Forest Service declared a state of wildfire and called in resources from both...
KRSMA curious about HEA plans

...for hydroelectric power potential. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission approved HEA's proposed study in the Ptarmigan Creek/Lake, Falls Creek, Crescent Lake and Grant Lake areas earlier this fall. The approval of a study allows HEA to...


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